NFL Active Leaders - Interception Return Average

The following is a list of the NFL active defensive leaders ranked by interception return average. Statistics are current through the 2019 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

Leaders based on 20 interceptions

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. M. Peters 77 27 797 29.5 90t 6
2. T. Gipson 112 23 550 23.9 79t 3
3. J. Jenkins 115 23 531 23.1 99t 7
4. C. Harris 139 20 457 22.9 98t 4
5. A. Talib 148 35 752 21.5 104 10
6. J. Joseph 200 31 638 20.6 82t 7
7. S. Gilmore 113 24 437 18.2 64t 2
10. H. Smith 114 23 397 17.3 81t 4
11. R. Jones 128 21 361 17.2 54 4
12. D. McCourty 155 26 431 16.6 84t 1
14. C. Hayward 115 22 340 15.5 82t 2
15. E. Thomas 140 30 455 15.2 78t 2
16. T. Johnson 102 23 325 14.1 58t 4
17. R. Sherman 134 35 460 13.1 58t 3
22. P. Peterson 138 25 244 9.8 43 1
23. J. Haden 132 27 252 9.3 62 1